Category Archives: Colorado

The Singular Joys of a Solo Ski Day

Ski lift chairs are built for two or more. Aside from that, there’s really nothing plural about the sport. It’s a solitary venture. At the top of the lift, gaggles of friends and families disband and carve their own lines … Continue reading

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Ski Butlers – Beaver Creek/Vail

My brother and his friend recently came out to visit me for a few days of skiing.  Rather than lugging their old, outdated gear from NYC I suggested they rent gear from Ski Butlers.  I explained to them that the rentals would get delivered … Continue reading

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North America Snow Report

It’s snowing all over the country! We’ve compiled the latest snow reports to help you plan your next snow vacation. Taos had the most snow with 9 inches in the last 24 hours. Deer Valley and Snowbasin tie for second … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems

The Clymb recently blogged about the top 6 resorts that you “probably didn’t know about.”  We loved the list and were excited to see that we have vacation rentals at all of the North America destinations.  So, now that you know … Continue reading

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Top Resorts for Snowboarders

Snowboarding has been around since the 1920’s but did not become an Olympic sport until 1998.  Now with its growing popularity resorts are catering to the specific needs of snowboarders.  After all, not all terrain parks are created equally.  We … Continue reading

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Ski Magazine’s Top Ski Resorts for 2013-14 Season

Ski Magazine recently released their Top Ski Resorts for the season.  You can read the whole article here, but we thought we’d save you the time and highlight a few of the top resorts. Jackson Hole earned the spot of … Continue reading

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Just Can’t Wait to Hit the Slopes this Winter? Then Don’t!

  GET TO THE SLOPES FAST When the ski resorts open and the snow reports are looking good, you want to be on the slopes fast.  It’s frustrating to fly into an airport and know that between you and that … Continue reading

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Off Season at Breckenridge-Shop-Dine-Stay

The leaves are turning and the air has a crisp feel to it in the morning, but Breckenridge is still a few weeks away from ski season.  Now is the perfect time to get familiar with the resort town and … Continue reading

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Two Ski Towns, Two Whiskeys

Two Ski Towns, Two Whiskeys All bourbons are whiskeys but not all whiskeys are bourbons as I recently found out while out tasting some of the American West’s best libations. And by best, I mean gold winning. Who knew that … Continue reading

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Breckenridge, October 20. 2013

Sunday, October 20, 2013: I had a nice drive up to Breckenridge to meet with a prospective client and do a couple of site inspections at some of our larger homes for their springtime wedding in the mountains.  As I … Continue reading

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